1. Lesson Plan: History of Office Managers

    • Resource ID: 11275
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson will provide students, an understanding of the role of the office manager and how that role has developed over the period of time in history.
  2. Lesson Plan: Advanced Technical Skills in Business

    • Resource ID: 11286
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson is designed to assist students in developing technological proficiencies in word processing, spreadsheets, and presentations to create effective business-related documents, as well as in developing effective webpages.
  3. Lesson Plan: Professional Communications in Business

    • Resource ID: 11287
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson provides students with specific practice, so that they can utilize professional communication skills while participating in the business management practicum experience.
  4. Lesson Plan: Scholarships for Post Secondary

    • Resource ID: 11296
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate scholarship resources and receive assistance in applying for scholarship funding.
  5. Lesson Plan: Training Station Orientation

    • Resource ID: 11274
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Practicum in Business Management is designed to give students supervised practical application of previously studied knowledge and skills. Practicum experiences occur in a paid or unpaid arrangement and a variety of locations appropriate to the nature and level of experience.
  6. Lesson Plan: Career Exploration Using O*NET

    • Resource ID: 11278
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson in the Business Practicum course uses the online O*Net system to guide student through a series of activities to explore business occupations and develop a personal resume, cover sheet and appropriate letter of resignation.  
  7. Lesson Plan: Word Processing

    • Resource ID: 11281
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson will help students prepare to enter the workforce by demonstrating word-processing skills in the form of business letters, job acceptance letters, memorandums, business memos, price lists, and business reports.
  8. Lesson Plan: Professional Standards

    • Resource ID: 11282
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson is an introduction to professional standards expected in the workplace environment. This lesson encourages students to understand how to look and behave professionally in the workplace.
  9. Lesson Plan: Management and Interpersonal Skills

    • Resource ID: 11283
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Upon completion of this lesson, students will defend the purpose of management as it relates to efficient operation of a business. Lessons also address the team and interpersonal skills required for success in business and management.
  10. Lesson Plan: Risk Management

    • Resource ID: 11284
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn the importance of using new technology safely and responsibly, as well as purchasing the supplies and equipment necessary for maintaining a safe work environment.
  11. Lesson Plan: Ethics in Business

    • Resource ID: 11285
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn about ethics, analyze actions for ethical dilemmas, and write a personal code of ethics for business and personal use.
  12. Lesson Plan: Banking and Financial Skills

    • Resource ID: 11289
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Students will learn about banking and finance in the context of managing a business. Topics include petty cash, handling cash, bank deposits, reconciliation, purchasing and maintaining supplies and equipment, and managing vendor relationships.
  13. Lesson Plan: Business Math in Retail

    • Resource ID: 11290
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson helps students learn how to calculate discounts and markups as part of this retail math lesson. 
  14. Lesson Plan: Leadership

    • Resource ID: 11291
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Effective leadership is an essential key to any business success. A leader can be a CEO of an organization or a first-year employee who leads his/her team to success behind the scenes. Great leaders lead through inspiration, persuasion and personal connections. This lesson will help you understand...
  15. Lesson Plan: Personal Management

    • Resource ID: 11292
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will complete goal setting activities and develop a mentor and mentee partnership.
  16. Lesson Plan: Project Management

    • Resource ID: 11293
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson provides students with and overview of project management and a project for students to practice project management skills.
  17. Lesson Plan: Training and Development

    • Resource ID: 11467
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn about the importance of training and development in order to maintain the competitive edge of the businesses in the marketplace.
  18. Lesson Plan: Performance Management and Evaluation

    • Resource ID: 11469
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify and describe performance management and evaluation appraisal, and who is responsible for performing appraisals.
  19. Lesson Plan: Employee Compensation and Benefits

    • Resource ID: 11471
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson demonstrates the importance of developing an effective compensation plan and how various types of organizations are implementing compensation plans to recruit and select employees. 
  20. Lesson Plan: Safety Rules and Regulations

    • Resource ID: 11473
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will be able to discuss the importance of workplace safety rules and OSHA regulations.